Period
to 27 January 2021

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 467 564 616
Rank change year-on-year +97 +52 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 344 515 569
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.43% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 381 483 539
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £54,817
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.23% +9.63%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 62,096 119,284 143,736
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.13% 95.56% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 50,358 96,575 116,321
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +126 283 £60,000 +9.09% 46
London +220 172 £67,500 - 15
UK excluding London +26 163 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Work from Home -79 54 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Scotland +36 52 £50,000 +9.89% 5
North of England +69 50 £49,000 +3.16% 11
South East +65 32 £55,000 - 10
Yorkshire +53 27 £47,500 +5.56% 7
North West +45 21 £49,000 -10.91% 4
Midlands +70 15 £55,000 +37.50% 5
East of England +70 10 £57,500 +27.78% 4
West Midlands +60 9 £57,500 +32.18% 1
East Midlands +38 6 £52,500 +31.25% 4
South West +42 4 £42,500 - 1
North East +15 2 £50,000 +14.94%

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 344 (100.00%) .NET
1 344 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 248 (72.09%) C#
3 234 (68.02%) .NET Core
4 231 (67.15%) Agile Software Development
5 218 (63.37%) JavaScript
6 140 (40.70%) Microservices
7 129 (37.50%) React
8 127 (36.92%) Azure
9 114 (33.14%) Docker
10 108 (31.40%) Finance
11 107 (31.10%) AngularJS
12 104 (30.23%) ASP.NET
13 101 (29.36%) SQL Server
14 96 (27.91%) SQL
15 89 (25.87%) .NET Framework
16 88 (25.58%) Scrum
16 88 (25.58%) MVC
16 88 (25.58%) AWS
17 83 (24.13%) TDD
18 78 (22.67%) CSS
18 78 (22.67%) Kafka
19 76 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
20 75 (21.80%) HTML
21 66 (19.19%) Fintech
22 65 (18.90%) Microsoft
23 64 (18.60%) Front Office
24 54 (15.70%) Python
24 54 (15.70%) Greenfield Project
25 47 (13.66%) SOLID

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 30 (8.72%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.29%) IIS
4 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.29%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 127 (36.92%) Azure
2 88 (25.58%) AWS
3 18 (5.23%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.91%) SaaS
5 9 (2.62%) Serverless
6 5 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.45%) Power Platform
7 4 (1.16%) GitHub
8 3 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.58%) GCP
10 1 (0.29%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.74%) HTTP
2 4 (1.16%) Skype
3 1 (0.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.81%) NoSQL
3 11 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (2.91%) Relational Database
5 9 (2.62%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.03%) Redis
7 6 (1.74%) Aerospike
8 5 (1.45%) Power BI
8 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.87%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.58%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2017
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 43 (12.50%) GitLab
2 17 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.07%) Git (software)
4 8 (2.33%) JIRA
5 6 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (1.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (1.45%) Selenium
6 5 (1.45%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.16%) Moq
7 4 (1.16%) SpecFlow
8 3 (0.87%) git-flow
8 3 (0.87%) NUnit
9 2 (0.58%) Gatling
9 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 108 (31.40%) Finance
2 64 (18.60%) Front Office
3 19 (5.52%) Games
4 13 (3.78%) Manufacturing
5 11 (3.20%) Law
6 8 (2.33%) Public Sector
7 5 (1.45%) Publishing
8 3 (0.87%) Back Office
8 3 (0.87%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.87%) Retail
9 2 (0.58%) Automotive
9 2 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (100.00%) .NET
2 234 (68.02%) .NET Core
3 129 (37.50%) React
4 107 (31.10%) AngularJS
5 104 (30.23%) ASP.NET
6 89 (25.87%) .NET Framework
7 78 (22.67%) CSS
7 78 (22.67%) Kafka
8 76 (22.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 75 (21.80%) HTML
10 47 (13.66%) REST
11 43 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
11 43 (12.50%) Svelte
12 42 (12.21%) Vue.js
12 42 (12.21%) Web Services
13 40 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 33 (9.59%) HTML5
14 33 (9.59%) jQuery
15 25 (7.27%) XML
16 24 (6.98%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.70%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (10.47%) Derivative
2 36 (10.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 34 (9.88%) Hedge funds
4 33 (9.59%) Equities
4 33 (9.59%) Fixed Income
5 23 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 12 (3.49%) Data Structures
7 10 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 9 (2.62%) User Experience
9 5 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.45%) Smart Meter
10 4 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.58%) FMCG
12 1 (0.29%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.29%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 23 (6.69%) Windows
2 16 (4.65%) Linux
3 5 (1.45%) Android
4 4 (1.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 231 (67.15%) Agile Software Development
3 140 (40.70%) Microservices
4 88 (25.58%) MVC
4 88 (25.58%) Scrum
5 83 (24.13%) TDD
6 66 (19.19%) Fintech
7 47 (13.66%) SOLID
8 43 (12.50%) DevOps
8 43 (12.50%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 37 (10.76%) Migration
10 36 (10.47%) Asset Management
11 34 (9.88%) Unit Testing
12 33 (9.59%) Investment Management
13 32 (9.30%) Test Automation
14 30 (8.72%) Problem-Solving
15 24 (6.98%) OOP
16 23 (6.69%) OO
16 23 (6.69%) SDLC
17 22 (6.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 248 (72.09%) C#
2 218 (63.37%) JavaScript
3 96 (27.91%) SQL
4 54 (15.70%) Python
5 45 (13.08%) Go
6 16 (4.65%) Java
7 15 (4.36%) TypeScript
8 13 (3.78%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.49%) C++
10 11 (3.20%) T-SQL
11 7 (2.03%) VB
12 6 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.45%) VB6
14 3 (0.87%) PHP
15 2 (0.58%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.29%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.29%) ES6
Qualifications
1 24 (6.98%) Degree
2 4 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.87%) QA
3 2 (0.58%) EMIR
3 2 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 114 (33.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (11.05%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.45%) Kibana
2 5 (1.45%) Terraform
3 3 (0.87%) Istio
4 1 (0.29%) MIIS
4 1 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 65 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.33%) Google
3 7 (2.03%) Oracle
4 5 (1.45%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.16%) Xceptor
6 2 (0.58%) Dynatrace
6 2 (0.58%) Salesforce.com